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Nevada County Fairgrounds Closed to Walkers and Bicyclists from June 8 – 15, 2014

In preparation for the annual Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival, June 12 – 15, in addition to a private music camp June 8 – 11, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will be closed to walkers and bicyclists beginning June 8. The Fairgrounds will re-open its gates to walkers and bicyclists as usual on Monday, June 16. This […]

Seeking Community Showcase Acts for the Nevada County Fair

Applications available for those interested in performing or demonstrating at this year’s Fair  The Nevada County Fair is now accepting applications for local entertainers and community acts to perform at the 2014 Nevada County Fair, August 6 – 10.  Do you have a dance group you’d like to see perform at the Fair? Does your […]

Country Christmas Fair Coming Up at Nevada County Fairgrounds

  Dates for Christmas Fair – November 29, November 30, and December 1 Mark your calendar for the 29th annual Country Christmas Faire at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley on November 29, November 30, and December1. Rated as one of the top handcrafted shows in Northern California, the Country Christmas Faire features unique […]

Ginerbread House Contest at Nevada County Fairgrounds

2012 Best of Show: Wanda Dunn Create a gingerbread house and win!   Submit your entry form by Friday, November 22 Now is the time for holiday bakers to think about the creation of a magical Gingerbread House to enter into the 11th annual Gingerbread House Competition at the Country Christmas Faire, held November 29, […]

Nevada County Fairgrounds Begins Winter Hours, Effective November 1

Inner-grounds and gates to be locked at 4:30 pm and closed on weekends Effective November 1, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will return to its winter hours. This change in hours means that the Fairgrounds’ inner-grounds and gates will be locked at 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, and closed on weekends.   The inner-grounds and gates will […]

Halloween Fun at the Nevada County Fair Grounds

  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26 FROM 2 – 5 PM Join in the fall festivities and Halloween fun at the Nevada County Fairgrounds on Saturday, October 26. Rain or shine, in costume or in street clothes, don’t miss out on the fun! Bring your family and friends for some Halloween fun from 2 to 5 pm […]

Nevada County Fairgrounds Change for 2014 Draft Horse Classic

  New Dates: September 18 – 21, 2014 The dates for the 2014 Draft Horse Classic in Grass Valley have been changed to September 18 – 21, 2014.   All ticket sale orders will begin May 1, 2014.  At that time, you’ll be able to order your tickets by FAX, mail, phone, or walk-in. On-line ticket […]

Debby Biddinger Receives 2013 Blue Ribbon Award at Nevada County Fair

Debby Biddinger was recently named the 2013 Blue Ribbon Award recipient by the Nevada County Fairgrounds Board of Directors. The award was created by the Fair’s industry association, the Western Fairs Association (WFA), to recognize dedicated individuals who support their local Fair and continuously contribute to the quality of the Fair. Debby was recognized for […]

Nevada County Fair Competition Handbook Now Available

Book includes all the information you need to enter exhibits in this year’s Fair  The Nevada County Fair’s Competition Handbook, which includes all the information you need to enter exhibits in this year’s Fair, is now available. If you can make it, bake it, grow it or show it, there is a category for you […]

Nevada County Fairgrounds Closed to Walkers and Bicyclists From June 12 – 16

In preparation for the annual Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival, June 13 – 16, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will be closed to walkers and bicyclists beginning June 12. The Fairgrounds will re-open its gates to walkers and bicyclists as usual on Monday, June 17. This closure does not affect the Main Office, which is open during […]